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THE VOTES ARE IN! See who the Windsor Now Readers voted the best.

THANK YOU WINDSOR! For voting us

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1520 Main St.

The votes are in and we are proud to announce the winners! For 10 years Windsor Now has been providing news coverage for Windsor and have conducted this contest as a fun way to celebrate our community; this year alone there were over 7,600 votes from 85 categories. The contents of this section truly only represent a small portion of all the great people, places and businesses that make up Windsor. While you are out around Windsor, make sure to look for the “Reader’s Choice” stickers and certificates and congratulate the businesses on their achievement! We hope that this special section will encourage you to shop, eat and play locally and hopefully find some new favorites. You’ll find some newcomers in the pages that follow, but also some local favorites that have held their title for multiple years. If you don’t see your favorite this year, make sure to nominate and vote for them in 2018! Every year this contest grows in size and participation, and we want to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of the readers who voted and the businesses that have participated. The Windsor Now Reader’s Choice is an annual contest and special section published by Windsor Now, which has been your local news source since 2007. Stay up to date with local news and events by visiting our website at


Cosmetic Services

Local Life, Recreation & Entertainment

Health & Medical

Bars & Restaurants


Food & Beverage

Professional & Other Services

WINNING TITLES Barber Shop | Manicure/Pedicure | Salon | Spa | Art Gallery | Barista | Bartender | Family Activity and/or Community Event | Golf Course | Local Artist Park and/or Playground | Venue for Live Entertainment | Wedding Venue | Breakfast | Place for a Bagel | Place for a Beer | Place for a Burrito | Place for a Donut Place for a Glass of Wine | Place for a Hamburger | Place for a Margarita | Place for a Pizza | Place for a Sub/Sandwich | Place for Frozen Yogurt/Ice Cream Place for Happy Hour | Chiropractor | Dentist/Orthodontist | General Doctor | Health Club/Gym/Fitness Center | Clinic/Medical Center | Massage | Optometrist Psychotherapist | Pediatrician | Physical Therapist | Therapist/Counselor | Accountant | Attorney | Auto Service/Repair | Bank | Carpet Cleaner | Catering Child Care/Day Care Provider | Cleaning Service | Construction Company | Dairy | Dry Cleaners | Electrician | Financial Advisor Company | Heat/Air Insurance Agent/Company | Landscaping Company | Mortgage Company | Oil Change | Pet Care/Groomer | Pet Store | Photographer | Plumber | Preschool Real Estate Company | Realtor | Roofer | Travel Agent | Veterinarian | American Food Restaurant | Asian Restaurant | Bar | Coffee Shop | Fast Food Italian Restaurant | Mexican Restaurant | Restaurant Atmosphere | Antique Store | Auto Parts/Accessories Store | Car Wash | Florist | Friendliest Service Gas Station/Convenience Store | Gift Shop | Hardware/Home Improvement Store | Liquor Store | Nursery/Garden Center | Print Shop | Specialty Store Supermarket/Grocery Store | Tire Store

Cosmetic Services Best Barber Shop

Best Manicure/Pedicure

Studio NineSeven0

Cherry’s Nail & Spa

Get yourself some fly fingernails and tantalizing toes with a manicure and pedicure from the experienced nail technicians at Cherry’s Nail & Spa. Chose from different nail options and deluxe packages to find the perfect fit for you. Little ones aren’t excluded; kid care is for those eight years old and younger.

It may not be the traditional spinning barber pole that highlights this barber shop in Windsor, but Studio NineSeven0 takes home the title this year. While the setting may have changed, the result is the same, a fresh hairstyle that’ll make the ladies swoon.

Runner Up

1180 Main St. Unit #4, Windsor, CO


(970) 674-1969 •

Best Salon

Runner Up Nail Spa

(970) 686-0765

Best Spa

Studio NineSeven0

Cherry’s Nail & Spa

Time for a new look? Trust the experts at Studio NineSeven0 to reinvent your look with a new hairstyle. “Our mission at Studio NineSevenO is to provide a friendly, relaxing and personalized hair service through a team of highly skilled and creative professionals. Our vision is to create a knowledgeable and dedicated environment towards our craft and our guests, ensuring an exquisite level of service. Our commitment is to lead by example in our industry, by giving back to our community, and striving to make a difference one service at a time.”

Runner Up Younique

1292 Main St. #5, Windsor, CO

1180 Main St. Unit #4, Windsor, CO (970) 674-1969 •

Relax and unwind with a massage from a licensed massage therapist at Cherry’s Nail & Spa. With choices including Swedish, deep tissue, reflexology and heated stones in a relaxation room, a day at the spa is just what the doctor ordered.

Runner Up

Athena Salon Spa & Wellness

1292 Main St. #5, Windsor, CO (970) 686-0765











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Local Life, Recreation & Entertainment Best Art Gallery

Best Barista

Picasso and Wine


Safeway Starbucks

The best art gallery in town doesn’t hold the likes of Picasso and Monet. It’s the best art Windsor has to offer from its very own residents. At Picasso and Wine, you become the artist when you attend a class or open studio session and receive instruction from trained artists. Recreate an original painting while enjoying a complimentary beverage and music.

Runner Up

AEI Art Studio

1540 Main St. #236, Windsor, CO (970) 460-0833 •

Best Bartender (Tie)

Angela - Pelican Lakes Resturant & Bar Howard Adams - Stuft Burger Bar

If you stop by the Starbucks in Safeway it’s likely you’ll see a familiar face. Windsor’s No. 1 barista, Courtney, has been working there for more than 10 years and enjoys seeing her regulars and new faces every day. She’ll whip up your favorite drink in a matter of minutes, all with a smile.

Runner Up

Phil, King Soopers Starbucks

Pelican Lakes Golf & Country Club A combination of beauty and challenge, Pelican Lakes Golf & Country Club provides a scenic backdrop to play your 18 holes. Expect to see native wildlife. Pelican Lakes has more shoreline than any other golf course in America. Four man-made lakes surround the remaining perimeter of Pelican Lakes and come into play on 10 of the holes. And if that isn’t enough incentive, here’s a fun fact: Tim McGraw and Faith Hill were the first to ever play Pelican Lakes.

1600 Pelican Lakes Point, Windsor, CO • (970) 674-1100 •

1294 Main St., Windsor, CO • (970) 674-5037 •

(970) 674-1177 •

Best Golf Course

Angela - Stop in to Pelican Lakes Restaurant & Bar to order a drink from one of Windsor’s best bartenders, Angela. With a full bar and variety of drinks, you’re sure to be happy regardless of the hour.

Howard Adams - Visit another of Windsor’s best bartenders, Howard Adams at Stuft, to grab a beer or a custom cocktail to quench your thirst. Hanging from the night before? Stop in and ask for the Hair of the Dog 7, featuring Bakon Vodka and homemade bloody mary mix.

1535 Main St., Windsor, CO

Runner Up

Highland Meadows Golf Club

1620 Pelican Lakes Point, Windsor, CO (970) 674-0930 •

Best Family Activity and/or Community Event


Windsor Harvest Festival

Windsor Harvest Festival is the town of Windsor’s largest event going on 95 years. Originally starting as a celebration of the first paved road into Windsor, it has grown in a large celebration that takes place every Labor Day weekend.

Pelican Lakes Golf Club, the Grillhouse at Pelican Lakes and The Sand Bar at Pelican Lakes thank everyone who voted for us in the Reader’s Choice.

Grillhouse at Pelican Lakes • Best Bartender - Angela Risilia •

“It’s a big draw for families and communities because it’s a familyfriendly event. It’s not a lot of loud, hard rock music. We have games and rides and amusements for the kids and the vendors we have are very family oriented.”

Runner Up

Windsor, CO

Summer Concert Series, Thursday Music in the Park

(970) 674-2899 •


Angela Risilia

RUNNER UP s Lake lican at Pe d Bar n a S The Pelican Lakes Golf Club

• Best Place for a Burger • • Best Place for a Glass of Wine • • Best American Food •

The Sand Bar at Pelican Lakes 1 S T P L AC E


Best Local Artist

• Best Place for Happy Hour •

Krystal Reeves

Pelican Lakes Golf Club

KrysReeves Photography

1 S T P L AC E

• Best Golf Course • • Best Wedding Venue •

“My fine art work is all inspired by my travels. I love texture, color, and intriguing perspectives. I want to preserve the beauty in the world and share that with my kids.”

1600 Pelican Lakes Pt., Windsor, CO • (970) 674-1100 • Pelican Lakes Golf Club is open to the public, seven days a week.

THANK YOU WINDSOR for your confidence in us and voting us BEST TRAVEL AGENCY. Runner Up

Fort Collins, CO

The Studio Windsor, Kristi Smart

(970) 217-1946 •

It is an honor to work with our loyal clients and we appreciate the relationsips we have developed over the years. Industry Awards received this year by Uniglobe: *Top Preferred Sales Overall* *Outstanding Sales* *Million-Dollar Producer*


Thank you Windsor for voting us your favorite


Best Place for Pizza: 1st place Best Italian Restaurant: Runner Up


509 Main Street, Windsor, CO 80550 Phone: (970) 686-0886

Best Park and/or Playground

Boardwalk Park

Best Venue for Live Entertainment

Boardwalk Park

Home to much of Windsor Harvest Festival and summer concert series, it’s no wonder Boardwalk Park is the place to be for live entertainment in Windsor. The stage sees many local musicians throughout the year as live entertainment rocks the park. Wide-open space leaves room for plenty of lawn chairs and blankets to listen in comfort.

Boardwalk Community Park offers Windsor residents an excellent area to set up for a day playing in the park or swimming at Windsor Lake. Amenities at the park include a beach, boating, a dog park, fishing, a playground, restrooms, a trail and volleyball. With the Rocky Mountains as your backdrop, it just can’t be beat.

Runner Up

100 N. 5th St., Windsor, CO

Eastman Park

(970) 674-3500 •

Runner Up

The Sand Bar at Pelican Lakes

100 N. 5th St., Windsor, CO (970) 674-3500 •

Best Wedding Venue

Pelican Lakes, Water Valley With the Pelican Lakes/Water Valley wedding venue you don’t have to leave the states to experience your own private island surrounded by beaches. Choose between the chapel and the beach and have an outdoor reception in their breathtaking tent. For those who prefer an indoor wedding reception, the banquet room offers view of Pelican Lakes Golf Course with a private balcony, built-in dance floor and private restrooms. The groom may have even more fun than the bride when it comes to getting ready in the venue’s groom room with a private state-of-the-art golf simulator.

Runner Up

Highland Meadows Golf Club / The Big Red Barn

1540 Main St. #236, Windsor, CO (970) 460-0833 •

THANK YOU WINDSOR for voting us your Favorite Attorney

The law firm of Wick & Trautwein, LLC, has a 46-year history of partnerships with the people and businesses of northern Colorado and southern Wyoming. We offer the depth and breadth of legal services of a large Denver firm, but with the convenience, personal attention and cost-efficiency of a small-town practice.

421 Main Street • Windsor, CO 80535 Toll Free: 866-686-1410 (by appointment only)

Thank you for joining us this year and voting us Best Family Activity and Best Community Event

Health & Medical Best Chiropractor

Best Dentist/Orthodontist

Dr. Jill Shonka

Chiro Now!

Pediatric Dentistry of Windsor

Adjust your life with an adjustment from Dr. Ryan Weisgerber at Chiro Now!. Walk-ins are always welcome and affordable at $20. Dr. Weisgerber uses a variety of techniques in his practice, mostly Diversified Adjusting and the Activator method. He specializes in the treatment of headaches, back pain, carpal tunnel syndrome, shin splints, sciatica and golfer’s elbow.

Runner Up

1525 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Althoff Family Chiropractic

(970) 674-2846 •

Best General Doctor

Windsor Pediatric Dentistry provides dental care to infants, children and children with special needs. “Dr. Jill Shonka improves the dental health of children from infancy up to the age of eighteen using her advanced training in trauma and behavior management, training not usually seen in a dentist at a general practice. Dr. Jill Shonka makes sure that she takes the time to help children and their parents understand treatments. Rather than just saying that a service is needed, she will go over the reasons why it will protect your child’s dental health and the different options for care.”

Runner Up

Dental Arts Of Windsor LLC

Windsor Recreation Center

Ready to get fit but not sure that you’re up for the rigors of some workout programs? Get started on your path to fitness at the Windsor Recreation Center where there is something for all ages and skill levels. The Windsor Parks, Recreation & Culture completed construction of a 40,000-square-foot expansion to the rec center last year, including extensive improvements to the gymnasium and fitness rooms and the addition of an indoor aquatic facility, as well as a variety of other rooms and amenities. An auxiliary gym features an elevated walking and jogging track connecting renovated space. The indoor aquatic facility has three lap lanes, a zero-depth entry pool with play feature, a lazy river, water slide and a 23-person hot tub. Need childcare? They’ve got you covered. The brand new Kid’s Corner offers childcare services.

Flu season is just around the corner and back to school means coughs and sniffles. But don’t worry; Dr. Jonathan Kary has you covered. Treating patients of all ages, Dr. Kary can care for your entire family. When he’s not in the office, he enjoys hiking, running, skiing and visiting national parks with his wife and three children.

Egle A. Bakanauskas MD

(970) 674-3247 •

Best Health Club/Gym/Fitness Center

Jonathan A. Kary, MD

Runner Up

1299 West Main St. Unit C, Windsor, CO

1300 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 686-5646 •

Runner Up

Poudre Valley Health Fitness

655 Academy Ct., Windsor, CO (970) 686-2582 •

Best Clinic/Medical Center

Associates in Family Medicine

Best Massage

Chiro Now! Relax and unwind at the same place you get adjusted. Chiro Now! offers massage Chiro Now! eliminates the need for appointments and insurance, simply walk in when you need an adjustment.

Associates in Family Medicine offers wholehearted, convenient healthcare to the Windsor community. Its four Windsor providers are dedicated to providing exceptional care to the community with comprehensive medical services ranging from family, women’s, and pediatric care to preventative medicine and dermatology.

Runner Up

1455 Main St. #150, Windsor, CO

UCHealth, Windsor Medical Clinic

(970) 686-0124 •

Best Optometrist

Windsor Eyecare & Vision Center

Runner Up

515 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Vision Revision

(970) 460-0154 •

Best Pediatrician

Margaret R. Lesage, MD

Sandi Y. Squicquero, M.Ed., LPC The Medical Hypnosis & Counseling Center Sandi Y. Squicquero’s services involve working with individuals, families and adolescents in the following areas: Stress, anxiety, depression, anger control, addiction, grief and loss, low self esteem and other areas. Additionally, she is boarded in medical hypnosis and use the modality of hypnosis to treat other psychological and physiological problems such as fear of flying, weight loss, surgical and dental hypnosis, smoking cessation and other conditions.

Trina Kessinger, MD

1455 Main St. #150 , Windsor, CO (970) 686-0124 •

5133 Shavano Court, Windsor, CO

Runner Up

Veteran’s Center, FC

(970) 988-2450 •

Best Physical Therapist

Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy

Dr. Margaret Lesage offers care in a variety of areas, including family care, pediatric care, women’s care, dermatology, prenatal/obstetrics care, preventive medicine and gynecology. She is board-certified in family practice.

Runner Up

(970) 674-2846 •

Best Psychotherapist

The optometrists at Windsor Eyecare & Vision Center offer comprehensive vision examinations and specialize in the treatment of eye diseases, conditions and problems. They use advanced diagnostic technology to improve the quality of life of Windsor residents through improved vision.

Runner Up

1525 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Mood Ease Massage

Runner Up

Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy on-site at the Anytime Fitness (Windsor), Banner Clinic (Johnstown), Front Range Pain Medicine (Loveland) and Fort Collins Club offers a vast variety of rehabilitation services. Equipped with a full gym, Pilates/Yoga Studio and pool at the Fort Collins location, they offer state-of-the-art rehabilitation for a wide variety of rehabilitation needs, including: chronic back and neck pain; tension headaches; knees, should and other joint pain; postsurgical rehabilitation; acute, injury-related pain; sports and other performance related injuries; muscle strains and ligament sprains; bursitis and tendonitis and carpal tunnel syndrome. They offer free physical therapy consults.

Scott A. Johnson, PT, OCS

1159 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 460-0066 •

Best Therapist/Counselor

Sandi Y. Squicquero, M.Ed., LPC The Medical Hypnosis & Counseling Center Sandi Y. Squicquero has more than 30 years of experience. Her experience includes working with families in the court system as a Family Service Worker/Probation Officer as well as employment as a Psychiatric Social Worker in a Level II Trauma Center. She has been in private practice in Ohio, Texas and Windsor as a Licensed Social Worker and a Licensed Professional Counselor.

Runner Up

Counseling Partners of Northern Colorado

5133 Shavano Court, Windsor, CO (970) 988-2450 •

A name you trust, a face you know. THANK YOU!

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Voted #1 Veterinary & Pet Supply & Adoption in Windsor!


1200 West Ash Street, Windsor, Colorado 80550


A name you trust, a face you know.

Thank you Windsor for voting us #1! Contact us today to get started.

Renaissance Insurance Group, LLC

101 E. Main St. Windsor, CO 80550 (970) 674-8825

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Bars & Restaurants Best American Food Restaurant

Stuft Burger Bar

Best Asian Restaurant

Chili Thai ll

As American as it gets, cheeseburgers, french fries, milkshakes and beers. Stuft Burger Bar has it all. Want to get real patriotic? Order the All American Burger and make even Captain America proud.

A combination of the best Chinese and Thai food in Windsor, Chili Thai offers delicious meals for dine-in, delivery or takeout. “We pick ingredients carefully and use only the freshest and natural ones to prepare every dish, and have been trying to cook them in a healthier way to provide the most nutritious food. Much attention has been attached to ensure you a cozy and inviting ambiance where you could enjoy not only the great meal but also the authentic atmosphere.”

Runner Up

1294 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Pelican Lakes Restaurant and Bar

(970) 674-5037•

Best Bar

The Sand Bar at Pelican Lakes

Runner Up

High Hops Brewery

1600 Pelican Lakes Point, Windsor, CO (970) 674–1100 •

(970) 686-9168 •

Best Coffee Shop

The Crooked Cup Visit The Crooked Cup for your next coffee and do good in the process. The Crooked Cup serves Café Richesse coffee and espresso. Café Richesse is a local Fort Collins Roastery that believes in socially conscious coffee, where they give back to the Brazilian farmers an community, especially in providing schools for the Brazilian children. There are two roasts of drip coffee, artisan chais, teas, smoothies, hot chocolate, and espresso drinks such as specialty lattes and mochas.

The Sand Bar in Windsor is every golf lover’s dream. A golf-themed sports bar, it features three state-of-the-art golf simulators. Everything in the restaurant is golf themed, including booths, tables and bar stools. Open for lunch and dinner seven days a week, The Sand Bar offers a fusion of American and Italian food such as pizzas, paninis, sandwiches and salads. While you are there make sure to have a pint of The Sand Bar’s signature Pelican Lakes Lager, a result of a venture between Pelican Lakes and High Hops Brewery, which is only on tap in the bars and restaurant at the club.

Runner Up

1215 Main Street, Unit D, Windsor, CO

Asian Pearl Bistro

As well as coffee, The Crooked Cup offers a full bakery. A must try, a Kolache. A Kolache is a puff pastry stuffed with egg and cheese, bacon or sausage. Maybe the ham, jalapeno and cheddar Kolache is the one for you.

Runner Up

Coffee House 29

1399 Water Valley Parkway, Windsor, CO (970) 484-7375 •

Best Italian Restaurant

Best Mexican Restaurant


Sol De Jalisco

Roma’s is a labor of love for the Allison family. Chris, Toni and CJ have worked to make Roma’s a Northern Colorado staple. Roma’s provides the best Italian food in Windsor with their pizza, pasta and popular Carolis. They have $6 weekly lunch specials and daily drink specials. Monday is half price pizza, Tuesday is all you can eat spaghetti for $4.50 and Thursday is half price Carolis. Stop in for a Bazooka beer and the best Italian food around.

Runner Up

1039 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Pelican Jo’s Pizzaria

(970) 833-5908 •

Best Fast Food (Tie)

At Sol De Jalisco you have more than 15 choices for a burrito that you know were made fresh. They make hand made chips, rice and beans, salsa and guacamole fresh everyday. Enjoy a selection of fine tequilas and margaritas from their full bar to round out your meal.

Runner Up

1345 Water Valley Pkwy #300, Windsor, CO


(970) 674-2851 •

Best Restaurant Atmosphere

Hearth Restaurant and Pub

Wing Shack Jimmy John’s

The Wing Shack is a family-friendly, locally owned, causal wing restaurant with six locations, including one in Windsor. “We specialize in Buffalo-style chicken wings with 16 homemade, mouthwatering wing sauces and dry rubs to choose from. From Mild to Bear Hot, we have the perfect sauce for you! Whether you’re dining-in or taking dozens of delicious wings home, we’ve got your cravings covered. Spread the #WingLove.” Stop in on Tuesday for $.50 cent boneless wings. “No order is too big, no sauce is too spicy, and no wing is too delicious at the Wing Shack.”

Hearth Restaurant and Pub is a local neighborhood restaurant. It focuses on seasonal food prepared from locally sourced ingredients. Also a visually stunning setting, Hearth Restaurant and Pub is located in an old brick and wood building featuring natural light, tall ceilings and a deck that overlooks Windsor lake and the downtown.

1261 Main St. , Windsor, CO • (970) 686-5202 • So fast you’ll freak. Jimmy John’s fresh slices its meat daily, serving fromscratch food made with excellent ingredients. Whether delivery or dining in, Jimmy John sandwiches have something for everyone. Using only the freshest ingredients, Jimmy John’s is the place to grab a sandwich.

Runner Up

205 ½ 4th St. , Windsor, CO

Stuft Burger Bar

(970) 460-0193 •

1180 Main St., Ste. 1, Windsor, CO • (970) 674-1694 •


Roma Restaurants would like to thank our guests for voting us








3625 23rd Ave

5750 W 10th St


1039 Main St, Windsor

833-5908 Weekly Specials:

“Proudly Serving Greeley Since 1988”

Mondays – 1/2 Price Pizza • Tuesdays – All you can eat Spaghetti $4.50 Wednesdays – 1/2 price bottles of wine • Thursdays - 1/2 Price Carolis™

905 Main St.


We would like to thank the Windsor/ Severance community for your support over the past 35 years. We look forward to providing you with superior real estate services in the future!


Best Auto Parts/Accessories Store

Best Antique Store

O’Reilly Auto Parts

Memory Lane Antiques & Refinishing “Where memories begin and treasures are found.” Memory Lane Antiques and Refinishing is your one stop shop for all things antique, boutique and home décor. They also have a gift store with great home décor options.

Clueless when it comes to auto parts? If you’re looking for that auto part but need a little help finding it stop by O’Reilly Auto Parts where their professional parts people can provide the advice you need to get you on the road again. They offer replacement parts, performance options, accessories, tools and shop items, fluids and chemicals and specialty items. Their mission is to provide quality parts at the right price.

Store owners, “Dan and Theresa travel the country, searching the estates of the Midwest and East Coast hand-selecting the most unique and rare Victorian and Golden Oak furniture from the late 1800s to the early 1900s. Each antique is professionally refinished to its pristine original quality, using the finest craftsmanship and skill.”

Runner Up

426 Main St. , Windsor, CO

My Favorite Things

(970) 686-7913 •

Best Car Wash

1470 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Runner Up AutoZone

(970) 674-2941 •

Best Florist

Bob’s Car Wash

Lil Flower Shop

Is your white car so covered in dirt that the neighborhood kids have taken to calling it the turd mobile because of its brown color? Then it’s time to visit Bob’s Car Wash. They offer three different types of washes to fit everyone’s needs, including a touch free option, a softgloss option and a self-serve option. They have large bays and can accommodate almost all size vehicles, including industrial. Need help? Bob’s Car Wash staffs an attendant eight hours a day, seven days a week.

Runner Up

Hosers Car Wash & Detail

1630 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 372-4973 •

Sometimes it’s hard to find time to stop and smell the roses. Let Lil Flower Shop take care of that for you. As a local florist, Lil Flower Shop creates stunning flower arrangements and hand delivers them to that special someone. Skilled florists arrange beautiful bouquets for any occasion and work with you to meet your needs.

Runner Up

King Soopers

417 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 686-2400 •

Best Friendliest Service (Tie)

Four and Twenty Blackbirds Windsor Ace Hardware Storeowners Lynn Rauer and Rainy Kornfield love what they do. Both from Keene, New Hampshire, each moved to Colorado to be near to their children and in the process do what they love. “The store is a labor of love for both Lynn and Rainy. They love Colorado, love living in Windsor, and love working in the store. They are grateful for the opportunity to serve Windsor and the surrounding areas with beautiful products and great customer service!” 505 Main St. , Windsor, CO • (970) 460-0010 • With roots in Windsor for generations, Windsor Ace Hardware is a part of the community and ready to help you tackle any home improvement project you have all with a smile. “Ace is the place with the helpful hardware folks.” They offer key cutting, small engine repair, special order services, computerized paint – color matching and delivery as just a few of their services.



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1245 Main St. , Windsor, CO • (970) 686-1470 •

Best Gas Station/Convenience Store

Loaf ‘N Jug

Certified Public Accountants & Consultants

203 4th St, Windsor, CO 80550 970-686-6444 970-481-1286 (cell) • 970-686-6443 (fax)


Loaf ‘N Jug offers quality food, fuel and customer service to its customers everyday. A full-line convenience store, Loaf ‘N Jug offers services such as an ATM, Western Union money transfers, lottery tickets, pre-paid calling cards, and gift cards. Next time you need to stop for gas or snacks, think Loaf ‘N Jug.

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Runner Up

1201 Main St., Windsor, CO

King Soopers

(970) 686-0640 •

Best Gift Shop

Four and Twenty Blackbirds From housewarming to baby shower, Four and Twenty Blackbirds has a unique gift for any occasion. The downtown shop has many offerings, including Buddha Boards, Blessing Bowls, Duane Scherer clocks and Henrietta Glass to name just a few. Not sure what all of that is? Have a look for yourself next time you’re downtown. You’re guaranteed to find a unique gift for that special occasion.

THANK YOU WINDSOR! for voting us the Best Hardware Store!

Your Hometown H

Windsor Ace Hardware Runner Up

Memory Lane Antiques & Refinishing

505 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 460-0010 •

1245 Main St. • 970-686-1470

Best Hardware/Home Improvement Store

Best Liquor Store

Windsor Ace Hardware

Uncorked Wine & Spirits

With roots in Windsor for generations, Windsor Ace Hardware is a part of the community and ready to help you tackle any home improvement project you have all with a smile. “Ace is the place with the helpful hardware folks.” They offer key cutting, small engine repair, special order services, computerized paint – color matching and delivery as just a few of their services.

Runner Up

1245 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Manweiler Hardware

(970) 686-1470 •

Uncorked Wine & Spirits has a large selection of wine, beer and spirits for even the most discerning taste. The friendly staff will help you find the right bottle for your occasion. Oh, also, free wine tasting. Need we say more?

Runner Up

Windsor Discount Liquor

Best Nursery/Garden Center

Mail N Copy

What began as a small seasonal greenhouse in Windsor with Pat and Amanda Weakland has grown into the Windsor Gardener, providing all of the nursery and garden center essentials and then some. One hundred percent of their plants are grown in Colorado, meaning they know they’ll survive here. They offer a large selection of annuals, perennials, vegetables, herbs and houseplants. An added bonus, High Hops Brewery is on site. Grab a drink and get your green thumb going. They provide their customers with knowledge of growing habits and care requirements so you can keep your flowers happy and healthy for months and years to come.

6461 CO-392, Windsor, CO

Windsor Ace Hardware

(970) 686 – 9771 •

Meeting your professional and personal needs through experienced and trained professionals, Mail N Copy services provide creative solutions for all your design, print and shipping needs. Small town values and friendly customer service make Mail N Copy the place to go. If you need signs and banners made they have you covered. Marketing and design? Check. Stop in today to see what they can do for you.

Runner Up

King Soopers

One stop shopping was never so easy. King Soopers offers groceries, fresh produce, a bakery, deli, health and beauty, adult beverages and pet care. Stop in to the Little Clinic if you’re feeling under the weather and even grab your prescriptions at the pharmacy. Low on gas? Use your King Soopers points and fuel up at a discount. Aside from convenience, King Soopers gives back in its communities, supporting schools, feeding the hungry and supporting veterans through hiring initiatives and donations.

With new arrivals daily you never know what special item you’ll find at Four and Twenty Blackbirds. Jewelry, accessories, gifts, home fragrance, bath and body, food, children, garden and home décor are all available. “Four and Twenty Blackbirds is a gift givers delight and a unique shopping experience that features gifts that inspire, heal, and touch the heart, for body, home and spirit. Our customers tell us they know exactly where to go when they want to give a special gift!”

505 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 460-0010 •

(970) 686-6265 •

Best Supermarket/Grocery Store

Four and Twenty Blackbirds

Memory Lane Antiques & Refinishing

1298 Main St. . Windsor, CO

Coren Printing

Best Specialty Store

Runner Up

(970) 674-2861 •

Best Print Shop

The Windsor Gardener

Runner Up

1345 Water Valley Pkwy #100, Windsor, CO

Runner Up Safeway

1520 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 674-2830 •

Best Tire Store

T & T Tire of Windsor Inc. As fall fast approaches and Coloradoans prepare for another winter, it’s time to think about your tires. T & T Tire of Windsor offers name brand tires, wheels, auto repair and brake services for customers located in the Windsor area. T & T Tire employs a well-trained staff that specializes in the sale and installation of passenger car, performance and light truck or SUV tires. While you are there, they also offer custom wheels and car services such as oil changes, brakes, shocks, struts, alignment and transmission flushes.

Runner Up

Family Tire & Auto Ctr

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Craft & Gift Show! Island Grove Event Center Free parking & admission


OCT 13

728 Main St. , Windsor, CO


(970) 686-6035 •


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Food & Beverage Best Breakfast

Best Place for a Bagel

The Egg & I

Gib’s Bagels

With a commitment to friendly service and a delicious breakfast, brunch or lunch, the Egg and I takes home the win for the best breakfast in Windsor. They roast their vegetables in-house, slice and juice the freshest fruit and whip up their French toast batter from scratch to create the perfect breakfast for you. Their coffee is brewed fresh and everything is made to order so you can have breakfast just the way you want it.

Runner Up

1205 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Mr. Yo’s Donut

(970) 686-6471 •

Best Place for a Beer

More than just a delicious New York style bagel, Gib’s Bagels serves sandwiches, coffee, cold drinks, salads and other goodies as well. Proud to be locally owned and operated, Gib’s know the importance of dealing locally and giving back. Have a bagel creation in mind but don’t see it on the menu? No problem at Gib’s. Just request what you’re thinking and they’ll make it for you. From jalapeno to chocolate chip, the options are endless.

Einstein Bros. Bagels

Sol De Jalisco

“All types of beer for all types of people.” Looking to grab a local beer? High Hops Brewery has beers from the basic to the bold. The Colorado Can Series features limited-edition small batch beers such as Cherry Vanilla Stout, Bad Mama Java, Peach Larone and Pinkalicious. If you’re looking for a unique beer you won’t find many places, try one of their sour beers or barrel aged beers. They feature urban barrels and tequila barrels.

Mash Lab Brewing

(970) 686-7270 •

Best Place for a Burrito

High Hops Brewery

Runner Up

1241 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Runner Up

6461 CO-392, Windsor, CO

At Sol De Jalisco you have more than 15 choices for a burrito that you know were made fresh. They make hand made chips, rice and beans, salsa and guacamole fresh everyday. Enjoy a selection of fine tequilas and margaritas from their full bar to round out your meal.

Runner Up

Senor Jalapenos

1345 Water Valley Pkwy #300, Windsor, CO (970) 674-2851 •

Best Place for a Donut

Best Place for a Glass of Wine

Mr. Yo’s Donut

Hearth Restaurant and Pub

Surrounded by specialty coffees and healthy granola parfaits, the donut stands out in its ability to appeal to everyone. Mr. Yo’s Donut does just that through fresh donuts and coffee, as well as some breakfast croissants and sausage rolls. Glazed, sprinkled, jelly-filled, maybe even an Easter Peep, Mr. Yo’s Donut gets creative and builds on the classic. One Facebook user wrote, “Definitely worth the trip to Windsor, but make sure you get there early.”

1296 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Runner Up

Dunkin’ Donuts

(970) 460-0774 • Facebook: Mr. Yo’s Donuts

Hearth Restaurant and Pub is a local neighborhood restaurant. It focuses on seasonal food prepared from locally sourced ingredients. Also a visually stunning setting, Hearth Restaurant and Pub is located in an old brick and wood building featuring natural light, tall ceilings and a deck that overlooks Windsor lake and the downtown. “We go to the farm all the time and connect with local artisans, ranchers and farmers to source our ingredients. Our atmosphere is casual because that’s what we believe in. We want it to be a cool place to hangout.”

Runner Up

Pelican Lakes Restaurant & Bar

Best Place for a Hamburger


Few drinks accompany a good meal of Mexican food better than a margarita. Grab one at Palomino to pair with your meal. With multiple locations a margarita is never too far away.

It’s literally in the name. With Stuft Burger Bar’s endless options for hamburgers and their own creations in the Savory, Spicy and Whoa categories, you’re likely to fall in love with a burger you never dreamed possible. The Surf ‘n Turf burger has blackened Cajun shrimp, lime cilantro crema, cheddar stuffed peppers, smoked gouda, fresh beef, red onions, sliced tomatoes and shredded lettuce. Um, yum?

1294 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Pelican Lakes Restaurant & Bar

(970) 674-5037•

(970) 460-0193 •

Best Place for a Margarita

Stuft Burger Bar

Runner Up

205 ½ 4th St. , Windsor, CO

6190 Crossroads Blvd., Loveland, CO

Runner Up

Sol De Jalisco

(970) 292-8690 •

Best Place for a Sub/Sandwich

Best Place for a Pizza

Jimmy John’s

Pelican Jo’s Pizzeria

So fast you’ll freak. Jimmy John’s fresh slices its meat daily, serving from-scratch food made with excellent ingredients. Whether delivery or dining in, Jimmy John sandwiches have something for everyone. Using only the freshest ingredients, Jimmy John’s is the place to grab a sandwich.

“Pelican Jo’s is the Perfect Pizza Experience. That means our product is made fresh daily. Every pizza we serve starts with our special dough recipe and is hand-stretched to order. You can buy by the slice at lunchtime. The ingredients in our salads are prepared twice daily from fresh produce. Our generously portioned sandwiches feature fresh carved meats piled on a large sub roll. We even offer a gluten free pizza, sandwich and dessert options. “We are committed to providing a unique New York style pizza, as well as the friendliest service, to Windsor.”

Runner Up Roma’s

263 Eastman Park Dr. , Windsor, CO (970) 686-7297 •

Runner Up Subway

1180 Main St., Ste. 1, Windsor, CO (970) 674-1694 •

Best Best Place for Frozen Yogurt/ Ice Cream

Best Place for Happy Hour

Dairy Queen

Hearth Restaurant and Pub Hearth Restaurant and Pub’s happy hour is from 3-6 p.m. every day and all night on the day that needs one the most: Monday. With drink and food specials at great prices there are plenty of reasons to be happy.

As if a Blizzard wasn’t reason enough to get your ice cream from Dairy Queen, they are constantly adding new mixtures and flavors to their menu. You can also pick up an Orange Julius if a smoothie is more your style. The perfect treat for those hot summer nights.

Runner Up

1299 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Robins Nest at House of Windsor

(970) 686-9272 •

Runner Up

The Sand Bar at Pelican Lakes

205 ½ 4th St. , Windsor, CO (970) 460-0193 •

Voted Best Liquor Store in Windsor

10 years in a row!

2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 2014, 2015, 2016, & 2017!

12% Off

Free Wine Tastings Every Friday 5-7pm.

excludes kegs, sale items and tobacco

Mon-Thurs 10am-10pm, Fri-Sat 9am-11pm • Sunday 10am-10pm

1345 Water Valley Pkwy #100 • (970)674-2861

Professional & Other Services Best Accountant

Best Attorney

Compton Accounting

Wick & Trautwein LLC

Get your financials in order with help from the professionals at Compton Accounting. They can help with tax return preparation, accounting services, business tax returns and bookkeeping, among other services.

Wick & Trautwein LLC offer a wide array of services for their clients, including business, real estate, personal injury, insurance, employment, oil and gas, family and construction law. They also offer estate planning and probate services. “The law firm of Wick & Trautwein, LLC, has a 40-year history of partnerships with the people and businesses of northern Colorado and southern Wyoming. We offer the depth and breadth of legal services of a large Denver firm, but with the convenience, personal attention and cost-efficiency of a small-town practice.”

Runner Up

111 N. 5th St. , Windsor, CO

H&R Block

(970) 686-6444

Best Auto Service/Repair

Windsor Auto Repair

Runner Up

Bank of Colorado Banking has changed a lot over the years, and while it offers the latest conveniences like online banking, mobile banking, free checking and online home loans, there are some things that haven’t changed. Like their commitment to knowing your name, answering their phones and treating their customers as neighbors. Stop in today for a free checking account, to apply for a loan or mortgage or to learn more about your financial options.

“Car repair shouldn’t be any more difficult than it has to be. Your search for a repair shop that is fair and affordable is over! Let our local, certified repair experts diagnose and fix your vehicle with the warmth and trust that thousands of customers have come to appreciate.”

T & T Tire

320 E. Chestnut St., Windsor, CO (970) 686-7705 •

(970) 686-1410 •

Best Bank

Windsor Auto Repair knows their business inside and out. With local owner operators and a combined experience of decades, its no wonder Windsor residents trust their repairs to Windsor Auto.

Runner Up

421 Main St., Windsor, CO

James Bramer Jeremy Rose, Rose Law PC

Runner Up

Points West Community Bank

1041 Main St., Windsor, CO (970) 686-7631 •

Best Carpet Cleaner

Mid Western Steam Clean LLC

Runner Up

Mid Western Steam Clean LLC has been in Windsor for more than 11 years and remains owner operated. They offer truck mount steam services for carpets, tile and upholstery. They also offer a pick up and drop off to steam clean high-end oriental rugs, wool rugs or any other area rug. They do commercial carpet cleaning. They are active in the community including volunteer work and sponsorship for the American Legion and other community groups. “We have great pricing and deals every month with owners on every job. We’re just a small family company that provides quality products at an inexpensive price. Our tagline is, ‘We don’t cut corners, we clean them.’ We’re local people that care about Windsor and care about delivering quality service to our customers.”

Oxymagic Of Windsor Inc

1002 Montana Ct., Windsor, CO

(970) 219-1520 •

Best Child Care/Day Care Provider

Kid’s Haven

Feel good about where your kids are during the day when you trust them to Kid’s Haven in Windsor. “Your child will be provided with creative educational experiences planned to promote growth in maturity and confidence. The ultimate goal of our program is to encourage the children to be self-sufficient, well-adjusted individuals who can meet the everyday business of living and learning in our society.”

Runner Up

Windmill Child Enrichment Center

1425 Water Valley Pkwy, Windsor, CO (970) 674-9991 •


Best Construction Company

Best Dairy

Elder Construction Inc.

Royal Crest Dairy

Not quite comfortable with a hammer and nail in hand? For all your construction needs call Elder Construction where they provide the best construction at a reasonable price and treat every client with respect and attention. Elder Construction supports the local communities where they live and work through volunteer hours and monetary donations.

7380 Greendale Road, Windsor, CO

Runner Up

Landmark Homes

(970) 744-4731 •

Go back to simpler times with home delivery of your milk from Royal Crest Dairy. Royal Crest Dairy is the result of Paul Silas Miller who started the Miller Sanitary Dairy in 1910, delivering milk by horse and buggy. Royal Crest also delivers cream, butter, eggs, juice, water, bread, cheese, cottage cheese, sour cream, dips, Chobani yogurt and seasonal items.

Runner Up

Morning Fresh

800 Weaver Park Rd., Longmont, CO (303) 651-6906 •

Best Catering


Whether it’s 50 people or 2,000, Nordy’s Catering has the food and service to meet your needs. They offer full service catering, including delivery and set up. Customers can try the Down-Home Spread, Trail Ride or Smokin’ Guns menus to personalize their meals any way they would like. And there’s something for every budget too. Included in every option’s price is buffet serving staff, tables for the buffet, heavyweight disposable plates, flatware and napkins. Optional services include beverage services, specialty services, specialty buffet linens, cake service, bussing and bartending.

Runner Up

A Christian Center for Caring and Creative Learning

4360 St. Cloud Dr., Loveland, CO 80538

Okole Maluna Hawaiian Grill

(970) 461-9227 •

Best Cleaning Service

Merry Maids

Leave the cleaning to the Merry Maids. Bonded and insured and offering customized cleaning, the Merry Maids will leave your home spotless. They provide the equipment and supplies, reliable service, screened and trained employees and additional services. They also provide the same team cleans whenever possible. If you’re not completely satisfied, they return and re-clean.

Runner Up

Absolute Perfection Cleaning, LLC

Thanks for voting us Windsor’s

Best Preschool and Child Care Center

Fort Collins, CO (970) 372-2450 •

OPEN SINCE 2001 • 1425 Water Valley Pkwy, Windsor

Best Dry Cleaners

Best Financial Advisor Company

Burke Cleaners

Edward Jones

Stained? Wrinkled? Just plain dirty? Burke Cleaners does shirt laundry, dry cleaning, letter jackets, leathers, UGG boots, and cleans and preserves wedding gowns. Grease stain? They do that too. Alteration service? Yep. Burke Cleaners also offers free delivery. No time to run by the cleaners, they offer a door-to-door service.

Runner Up

1530 Main St. Windsor, CO

Foothills Cleaners

(970) 686-7927 •

Trust your money with the professionals at Edward Jones. They believe in a long-term diversified investment strategy. Planning for retirement, saving for your child’s college, or securing a future has never been easier. Edward Jones financial advisors work to understand what’s important to you so they can choose an investment plan that matches your needs.

Multiple Locations

Runner Up

Wells Fargo Bank

Best Heat/Air

Lighten Up Electric & Plumbing Heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) can be a source distress in the summer and winter when a cool or hot house affects your comfort. “No one should have to put up with a faulty furnace or air conditioner, especially when the damage can be costly for both your health and bills. Call Lighten Up today to get started on all your HVAC needs.”

Thank you to all our voters!

541 E. Garden Drive, Unit L, Windsor, CO

Runner Up

(970) 818-5630 •

IMS Heating

Best Electrician

Lighten Up Electric & Plumbing In appreciation,


Keep the lights on with Lighten Up Electric & Plumbing. A company with emergency, commercial and residential electric services, services are endless, from security lighting to home rewiring. The company promises warranties and guarantees to prove their dedication to quality work and technicians. They offer an on-time guarantee, 100 percent satisfaction guarantee and property protection and client respect guarantee. Their technicians will not swear or use tobacco products while on your property, wear protective shoe covers and place floor protection on all work and traffic areas.

$25 OFF

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1002 Montana Ct. • Windsor, CO 80550


Runner Up

John Brunner & Co

541 E. Garden Drive, Unit L, Windsor, CO (970) 818-5630 •

Best Insurance Agent/Company

Renaissance Insurance Group

Best Oil Change

Oil Can Henry’s

Renaissance Insurance Group has been insuring the Windsor community since 2002 as an independent agency with a staff that possesses close to 150 years of combined experience. Because of their independence they are able to write policies to meet almost any coverage needs for a variety of clients. The entire team lives in town, making them in tune with their clients needs.

Runner Up

101 E. Main St., Windsor, CO

Scott Horvath, State Farm

(970) 674-8825 •

“Oil Can Henry’s is a trusted provider of quick, convenient and thorough vehicle maintenance services, including the Famous 18-Point Full-Service Oil Change, Cooling System Service, Automatic Transmission Flush, Gearbox Fluid Replacement Service, Cabin Air Filter Replacement, Battery Replacement, and more. You relax in the comfort of your own vehicle, where you can watch and listen as our trained technicians perform the services you request.”

Runner Up

Windsor Auto Repair

1231 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 686-0588 •

Best Landscaping Company

Colorado Majestic Landscapes Is your lawn looking a little tired? Need to spice up your backyard with a water feature or some new landscaping? Call the professionals at Colorado Majestic Landscapes. “Providing quality lawn care and landscaping services. Serving commercial and residential. Family owned and operated. Licensed and insured. Where Service is Always in Season!”

Thanks Windsor, for making us #1!

Winner Best Place to Get Tires We love keeping you rolling

Runner Up

14 Locust St., Windsor, CO

Krafts Kurbing Inc

(970) 691-5142 Two locations to serve you 728 Main St., Windsor • 686-6035 1203 N. Lincoln Ave., Loveland • 667-1030

Best Mortgage Company

Colorado State Bank & Trust With a mission to provide exceptional financial expertise to customers through nationally competitive products and services delivered in a personalized and responsive manner, Colorado State Bank & Trust provides homebuyers and owners with quality mortgage services. They provide free pre-qualifications and competitive low rates.

Thank you for shopping local and voting us the Best Flower Shop in Windsor

Li’l Flower Shop

Runner Up

Cornerstone Home Lending

760 Whalers Way Suite 110A, Fort Collins, CO 80525 (970) 286-2695 •


Unique gifts, home décor, and arrangements for all occasions www.lilf • 417 Main St, Windsor 970.686.2400 • Gary Lipps & Peggie Lipps AIFD, CPF, CFD

Best Pet Care/Groomer

Best Pet Store

Kitty’s Dog Spa

Poudre Pet & Feed Poudre Pet & Feed carries more than fifty brands of feed for dogs, cats, horses, poultry, livestock, small mammals, reptiles, fish, exotic and wild birds. They offer a wide array of supplies to complement any food. They are proud to offer many locally made and green options for your globally minded pet. “No matter what you need, you can find it here with a smile at Poudre Pet & Feed Supply. A feed for every need!”

Pamper your pooch with a trip to groomer Kitty at Kitty’s Dog Spa. Owner and groomer, Kitty has been grooming dogs for 14 years in the Northern Colorado area. Services include hair brush and cut, shampoo, nail trim and ear cleaning. Small and medium dogs are welcome at the spa where they will receive expert treatment and care while they’re bathed from a professional and experienced staff. “I take great pride in my work and I will treat your dog like it’s my own. I look forward to meeting you and your furry friend!”

Runner Up

1200 W. Ash St., Ste. C, Windsor, CO

Hot Rod Dog Pet Grooming

(970) 674-3088 •

Best Photographer

Runner Up

Kid’s Haven

KrysReeves Photography

Kid’s Haven serves children ages six weeks through 12 years old. They have a dedicated staff with plenty of experience. Children learn and grow in a caring environment that nurtures their creativity and celebrates who they are. Kid’s Haven’s mission statement is, “Kid’s Haven is dedicated to providing for each child and their families; a safe, happy, creative, learning environment in a loving, professional atmosphere.”

“My parents got me a film camera for my 13th birthday and I have had one in my hands ever since. I love photography because it is subjective and self-reliant. You get out of it what you put in. I am very intentional about my photos and yet love the challenge of experimenting and trying something new every time I pick up a camera.”

Fort Collins, CO

Chelsea Ellingson Photography

(970) 217-1946 •

Best Plumber

Lighten Up Electric & Plumbing

Runner Up

Tallon Services

541 E. Garden Drive, Unit L, Windsor, CO (970) 818-5630 •

1425 Water Valley Pkwy, Windsor, CO

Windmill Child Enrichment Center

(970) 674-9991 •

Best Realtor

Martin West

When it comes to backed up sewage, busted pipes or flooded basements, it takes a professional to get your house back in working order. For all your plumbing needs, call Lighten Up Electric & Plumbing. Lighten Up does it all, from maintenance to repair and replacement. Services include water heater, filtration, softener, toilet and sewer repairs, sump pump & ejector pump services, garbage disposals, leak inspection and repairs, bathroom and kitchen remodeling, gas piping, backflow prevention, water leak repair and commercial plumbing, to name just a few! Keep everything in working order with Lighten Up.

Runner Up

(970) 686-5547 •

Best Preschool

Krystal Reeves

Runner Up

516 Main St. , Windsor, CO

Mountainwood Pet Hospital

Martin West has owned West & Associates since 1982. For more than 35 years he has provided residential, commercial, industrial, and agricultural real estate services. “My business model has always been to offer professional real estate services based on knowledge, experience, and fair dealings to all my clients/customers.”

Runner Up

Marissa Donahoo

905 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 686-9601 •

Best Travel Agent

Best Veterinarian

Vacations in Paradise

Mountainwood Pet Hospital

Ready to take that vacation you’ve been dreaming of? Then you need the VIP team at Vacations in Paradise. They specialize in worldwide vacations, cruises, all-inclusive packages, destination weddings, honeymoons, group travel and family reunions. Located in Windsor for more than 15 years, they have more than 40 years of experience in the travel industry. They don’t charge any fees and are available to help, before, during and after your vacation.

Runner Up

All About Honeymoons

509 Main St. , Windsor, CO (970) 686-0886 •

Dr. Arun Rustgi, a.k.a. Dr. “R,” opened Mountainwood Pet Hospital in 2008, where his two dogs Puck and Penny greet every visitor that stops by. Whether your fur baby is under the weather or simply needs a checkup take them to Mountainwood Pet Hospital, providing surgical procedures, routine wellness checks, dental care, vaccinations, micro chipping and much more.

Runner Up

Garden Valley Vet Hospital

1200 W. Ash St., Windsor, CO (970) 686-5725 •

Best Real Estate Company

Re/Max Eagle Rock

Re/Max Eagle Rock stays up to date with the latest advances in technology and social media to makes sure its agents are in touch with and utilize all the resources out there. With a great office culture and community, no wonder the real estate company is No. 1. Re/Max Eagle Rock also offers an in-house real estate school for continuing education and updates. “Customer service is everything in business, but even more important in real estate. It’s ever changing and important for us to be giving our agents every thing they can to excel. We look forward to serving Windsor in the years to come.”


6028 Stallion Dr. , Loveland, CO

Runner Up

West & Assoc In Real Estate

(970) 593-0999 •

Best Roofer

Pelican Lakes Roofing

We would like to thank our customers for making us

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Runner Up

Bob Behrands

242 Mallard Court , Windsor, CO (970) 825-0423

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Windsor Now Readers Choice 2017  
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